The department trains talents capable of creating cartoon and animation, who are good at painting, visual language, screen play, music effect, etc. There are two programs of animation and illustration/cartoon. Animation program was honoured a national special program in 2007.

Students: 297, including 40 master students.
Faculty: 18 teachers, including 2 professors and 9 associate professors.

Main courses: animation plays, artificial landscape, audiovisual language, animation movement rules, cartoons, illustrations, post-production cutting, 3D animation, animation creation, design of peripheral products, etc.

Chair: Han Hui

Deputy Chair: Huang Dawei